Subject: Re: "parked" processes?
To: George Michaelson <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/28/2007 11:40:53
On Sat, 28 Jul 2007 14:08:20 +1000
George Michaelson <> wrote:

> please fork gcore before fixing this behaviour. call the new fork
> 	unparklwp
> or something.
> then, we all win because we have a tool which is known to reach over
> lwp boundaries and beat the living crap out of them..
Well, gcore did not unpark firefox for me.  I did get a dump, which
I'll hold onto in case another sample is needed.

		--Steve Bellovin,